Emma Roberts & Evan Peters: Paris Stroll Ahead of Dior Fashion Show – Just Jared Jr.

Just Jared Jr.… fiancee Emma Roberts while strolling around the streets of Paris, France on Thursday afternoon (February 17). Later on in the day, the American Horror Story: Coven couple…

President’s lover Gayet at French film awards – AFP

AFPParis — Julie Gayet, the woman outed as French President Francois Hollande’s lover, made her first high-profile appearance since news of the affair broke when she arrived Friday at France’s…

Hollande: France Seeks to Preserve CAR Unity – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaFrench President Francois Hollande visited the Central African Republic Friday, and pledged to help hold the war-torn country together amid a wave of sectarian violence. Mr. Hollande met…

France wins Winter Olympics ‘property gold’ – OPP Connect

OPP ConnectWhen it comes to British overseas property demand generated by the Olympic Winter Games, France has won gold, says a top agent. For Russian property buyers, Bulgaria, Turkey, and…

Crimea’s Bloody Past Is a Key to Its Present – New York Times

New York TimesThe Crimean War ensnared Russia, the Ottoman Empire, France, Britain and Sardinia. Credit Hulton-Deutsch Collection, via Corbis. the main story. the main story. the main story Share This…

Miranda Kerr & Jessica Alba: H&M Paris Fashion Show! – Just Jared

Just JaredMiranda Kerr and Jessica Alba sandwich in model Jourdan Dunn in the front row at the H&M fashion show held during Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2014-2015 on Wednesday…

Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics day 16 – live! – The Guardian

Sochi 2014: Winter Olympics day 16 – live!The GuardianTime for Great Britain 2. They bump hands and it is off they go. Their start is good, certainly better than France’s,…

Merkel: Putin wants end to Ukraine unrest – Washington Post

Washington PostPARIS — The German chancellor says that she and Russian President Vladimir Putin have agreed to do all they can to end the violence in Ukraine. Angela Merkel, speaking…

UPDATE 3-Olympics-Snowboarding-Vaultier edges Olyunin to take cross gold – Reuters

Reuters(Adds quotes). * Vaultier edges Olyunin for gold. * American Deibold wins bronze. * World champion Pullin crashes out early. By Nick Mulvenney. ROSA KHUTOR, Russia, Feb 18 (Reuters) –…

Alex Deibold 3rd in snowboardcross – ESPN

ESPNKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia — Pierre Vaultier of France held off hard-charging Nikolay Olyunin of Russia to win gold in men’s Olympic snowboardcross Tuesday. Vaultier fended off several advances by Olyunin…

Tina Maze takes big lead in Olympic giant slalom – Boston.com

Boston.comFrance’s Anemone Marmottan finishes the first run of the women’s giant slalom at the Sochi 2014 The Associated Press France’s Anemone Marmottan finishes the first run of the women’s giant…

American Alex Deibold wins bronze in snowboardcross – USA TODAY

USA TODAYKRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia – Four years ago, Alex Deibold was a wax tech in Vancouver. Now he’s an Olympic medalist. BRENNAN: USA’s ice dancing gold years in the making.…

Ethiopian Co-Pilot Hijacks Jet, Then Asks for Asylum in Geneva – New York Times

New York TimesPassengers evacuated the hijacked Boeing 767-300 on Monday after it was hijacked and diverted to Geneva. Richard Juilliart/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. GENEVA — The co-pilot of an…

Ethiopian Airlines Hijacking Shows Continuing Shortfalls in Security – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalEthiopian Airlines flight 702 on the ground in Geneva, where a hijacker forced the Rome-bound plan to land. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. The hijacking Monday of an Ethiopian Airlines…

Ukraine protesters evacuate Kiev City Hall – FRANCE 24

Ukraine protesters evacuate Kiev City HallFRANCE 24Protesters evacuated the City Hall in Ukraine’s capital Kiev on Sunday after occupying it over the past two months, meeting the terms of an…

Authorities: Co-Pilot Took Control of Ethiopian Airlines Plane, Wanted Asylum – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalEthiopian Airlines flight 702 on the ground in Geneva, where a hijacker forced the Rome-bound plan to land. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images. An Ethiopian Airlines jet en route from…

Britain, France Blame Assad For Geneva Failure – RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyBritain and France have blamed the Syrian government for the failure of the internationally backed Geneva peace conference, after a second round of talks ended on February 15 with a…

UN mediator apologizes to Syrians for lack of peace progress – Times of India

Times of IndiaGENEVA: International mediator Lakhdar Brahimi apologized to the Syrian people for the lack of progress at peace talks in Geneva after their second round ended on Saturday with…

Syria talks end on a note of uncertainty, US frustration with Russia – Washington Post

Washington PostU.N.-sponsored peace talks for Syria ended at an impasse Saturday over the future of President Bashar al-Assad, as the Obama administration lashed out in frustration at Russia, accusing it…

Syria talks: UK and France blame government for collapse – BBC News

BBC NewsThe UK and France have blamed the Syrian government for the collapse of peace talks with the opposition in Geneva. “The responsibility for it lies squarely with the Assad…

France warns C. Africa crisis could be longer than expected – AFP

AFPBangui (Central African Republic) — France’s defence minister warned on Saturday that ending sectarian strife in the Central African Republic could take longer than expected as peacekeepers went door-to-door in…

Turkish lawmakers brawl, then pass law – CNN

CNNIstanbul (CNN) — After a hard-fought battle — one that landed a lawmaker in the hospital — Turkey’s parliament in Ankara voted Saturday to approve anti-corruption measures. The approval, by…

The best of World Press Photo Awards 2013 – Indian Express

Indian ExpressThe 2nd prize in the People Staged Portraits Stories category of the 2014 World Press Photo Contest by Denis Dailleux, France, Agence Vu, shows Ali, a young Egyptian bodybuilder,…

French court orders Google to display fine for privacy breach – Reuters

ReutersPARIS (Reuters) – Google will have to display on its French search page a notice saying it has been fined by the local data-protection watchdog over how user information is…

Special Report: Francois Hollande puts on a new political face – Reuters

ReutersPARIS (Reuters) – Francois Hollande’s advisers needed a drink. Their boss, the president of France, had been dogged for days by allegations he was cheating on his long-time girlfriend with…

Britain and France seal armed drone tie-up – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukBusiness affairs took centre stage in talks between David Cameron and Francois Hollande on Friday as Britain and France confirmed plans to co-operate on an armed combat drone and nuclear…

Change is here: Are the Nationwide and Truck Series next? – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comDuring Thursday’s Sprint Media Tour in Charlotte, N.C., NASCAR Chairman Brian France outlined sweeping changes to how the champion is determined in the Sprint Cup Series. NASCAR announces overhaul to…

Ex-French first lady heads to India after split – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsAu revoir, France! France’s former first lady left the country a day after her official separation from French President Francois Hollande was announced. Valerie Trierweiler boarded an…

France’s former first lady en route to India after split – CNN

CNN(CNN) — A day after parting ways with President Francois Hollande, France’s former first lady discreetly left Paris for India on Sunday to support a nonprofit organization, CNN affiliate BFMTV…

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West want Lady Gaga to sing at their wedding – Channel 24

Channel 24Los Angeles – Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have asked Lady Gaga to sing at their wedding. The couple – who have a seven-month-old daughter North – are expected…

France’s President Announces Split With His Companion – New York Times

New York TimesFrançois Hollande announced Saturday that he and Valérie Trierweiler had separated. Jean-Pierre Muller/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. PARIS — President François Hollande announced Saturday that he and his…

French President Hollande confirms Trierweiler split – BBC News

BBC NewsTwo weeks ago a magazine published photos which appeared to show Mr Hollande had been having an affair with an actress, Julie Gayet. Ms Trierweiler spent a week in…

APNewsBreak: Defense minister: France to create new Africa outposts to better … – Fox News

Fox NewsPARIS – The defense minister says France will create new outposts and broaden its military presence in Africa’s turbulent Sahel region to better fight the terror threat from extremist…

Kim Kardashian Goes Shopping in Paris in a Sexy Leather Outfit—See the Pic! – E! Online

E! OnlineKim Kardashian is painting the town black in her latest chic Parisian ensemble. The 33-year-old was seen shopping at Tom Ford before heading to lunch with a few of…

Syria crisis: US hails opposition move to attend peace talks – BBC News

BBC NewsUS Secretary of State John Kerry has welcomed a decision by Syria’s main political opposition group to attend next week’s peace talks in Switzerland. His praise for the Syrian…